On December 11, 2017, AOS delivered 200 Christmas stockings to the Salvation Army of Hampton Roads. Stockings were filled with toys and other items for children 0-12 years old in the Tidewater area. More than 60 Atlantic Orthopaedic physicians and staff donated their time and money to purchase, assemble and deliver the Christmas stockings to the Salvation Army.
Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists Joins Call for COPN Reform during 2017 Virginia General Assembly Session
Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists (AOS) is backing a renewed reform effort of the Commonwealth’s Certificate of Public Need (COPN) laws during the upcoming 2017 Virginia General Assembly session. "We strongly support any effort to finally make meaningful reforms of Virginia’s COPN requirements," said J. Abbott Byrd, MD, president, Atlantic Orthopaedic
On October 4, 2016, AOS proudly supported a local hero and his family through our sponsorship of the 7th Annual LCPL Cody Childers Memorial Golf Tournament. Sponsors and golfers gathered together at this popular annual event that provides the bulk of funding needed to buy contents for and to mail more than 5,000 care packages annually to U.S. troops deployed in combat
The Physicians and Staff of Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists thank you for letting your state senators and assemblymen know that you supported Senate Bill 266 to reform COPN. Although the bill died at the State Assembly meeting on Tuesday, Feb 19, 2018, the progress the bill made up until that point was very encouraging. We hope we can again count on you next year
Enhancing research and academic achievement at MCV, the Byrd family legacy will continue in the specialty area of orthopedic surgery. Click the image below to see the full article in the Medical College of Virginia Foundation’s Chronicle of Giving. ChronicleOfGiving-ByrdArticle